How to Name Your Next Blog Product
6th of November 2012 Guest Blogger 17

How to Name Your Next Blog Product

This guest post is by Greg McFarlane of Control Your Cash. Here are some sample products, most of them ebooks, that I recently saw available for sale and/or free download on some popular blogs: “Ten Steps To A Better Golf Game” “Creating Your Personal Life Plan” “How To Make Money Online” ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Did Sandy Affect Your Blog?
5th of November 2012 Darren Rowse 22

Did Sandy Affect Your Blog?

Last week’s Hurricane Sandy really had am impact on those in the United States. While obviously it affected those in the East most of all (thankfully, I was holed up, safe in my hotel in New York City; so many others were not so fortunate), the connectedness of the US to ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
8 Rules You’ll Need to Become An Editor’s Go-To Writer
4th of November 2012 Guest Blogger 15

8 Rules You’ll Need to Become An Editor’s Go-To Writer

This guest post is by Thomas Ford of www.123Print.com. Whatever stage of development your blog is in, it’s useful to consider the elements that characterize a good blog writer. Perhaps you’ve recently begun accepting guest posts. What are the criteria that inspire you to publish or make the call to ...more
Writing Content
Trial by Fire: a Beginner’s Attempt at a Product Launch
4th of November 2012 Guest Blogger 19

Trial by Fire: a Beginner’s Attempt at a Product Launch

This guest post is by Ryan Derousseau of R.M.D. Media. Unlike most bloggers who share their experience on ProBlogger, I haven’t quite seen the fruits of my labor turn ripe—yet. I only launched my blog on social media and media outreach a couple months ago. I’m a newbie to this ...more
Blogging for Dollars
12 Lessons from 4 Inspiring Local Business Blogs
3rd of November 2012 Darren Rowse 33

12 Lessons from 4 Inspiring Local Business Blogs

Earlier this week I explained why every business needs a blog. Today I want to show you just how much potential there is for businesses to connect with their customers through a blog. The blogs I’ve chosen here are all for small businesses I know of. I’ve tried to look ...more
Business Blogging
14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video
2nd of November 2012 Guest Blogger 40

14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video

This guest post is by Jenny Dean of Floppycats. If you’re like me, you put a lot of time, effort, and thought into your YouTube videos.  Even if you don’t, since YouTube is the second most searched engine in the world (and owned by the #1—Google), there is good reason to ...more
Social Media
The Blogger’s Guide to Google Authorship
1st of November 2012 Guest Blogger 26

The Blogger’s Guide to Google Authorship

This guest post is by Tom of make-a-web-site.com. At the 2011 SMX Advanced event, Matt Cutts announced the Google initiative to support authorship markup, or more simply, to give you ownership of your content in the search results. Let’s start with a definition. Authorship, in this context, refers to Google’s parameters for making a ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Three(ish) Techniques to Unborify Your Blog Posts
1st of November 2012 Guest Blogger 26

Three(ish) Techniques to Unborify Your Blog Posts

This guest post is by Stephen Guise of Deep Existence. I’m working on a secret project, and it requires that I read studies. The information from the studies is absolutely fascinating, but they are run through a science machine that sucks the fun and life out of them. The verbose ...more
Writing Content